Tag COVID questions
In a pre-lockdown world, many people experienced a "fear of missing out" (FOMO) on social events, but now many people are experiencing a "fear of going out" (FOGO).
My husband and I are vaccinated, but our young children are currently not eligible to receive the vaccine. Which activities are safe to resume? Which disease require quarantining?
COVID questions: Can I mix and match different vaccines? What if my partner refuses to be vaccinated?
Readers ask: I have been immunized with the Moderna vaccine. Can I now get vaccinated with the Pfizer vaccine? And: What are some guidelines for how to live in a household where only one person is vaccinated?
Will vaccinated people need a booster shot? And how can I overcome my fear of needles? UW–Madison experts respond.
Why do some people continue to experience symptoms after recovering from COVID-19? Can my family travel to Florida?
We will be publishing answers to questions about COVID-19 and the pandemic each week in this COVID Questions column.
Before planning a visit it's important to have an honest conversation about it in advance to make sure everyone understands the risks.
With thousands of Wisconsinites vaccinated and many thousands to come in the latest group recently announced for vaccination, there are five things people should know once vaccinated.
Why aren't those who've recovered from COVID-19 last in line for the vaccine? If I get one type of vaccine can I get another type later? Where do we stand on vaccines?
COVID questions: Who should get the vaccine first? How was the vaccine developed?
How do you find out if you're eligible for the vaccine? And now that it's winter, how can you ventilate your home?
Do I have to distance after getting the vaccine? What's in the vaccine? Is it safe for pregnant women?
What's the difference between a PCR test and an antigen test? How has the vaccine affected the economic recovery?
Can someone who receives the COVID-19 vaccine still transmit the virus? What are some studies that prove the effectiveness of face masks?
With my adult children returning home from their universities at Thanksgiving, what precautions should I take? Is it OK for my child to have a playdate with someone in their class?
What is a viral load? How does the government weigh the risk of death against economic costs?
What's the difference between COVID-19 and influenza? What precautions should I take after potential buyers tour my home?
How is the pandemic affecting people with disabilities? Is there research on testing ventilation systems for COVID?
Are masks more effective with filters? How can we best maintain my workplace's indoor air quality? If I recently had COVID can I still get a flu shot?
Can I deduct home office expenses? Are there known drugs that can be repurposed for COVID-19? Where's the safest place to get a flu shot?